Had Miss Lee been a millionairess, you could sort of, kind-of, at a stretch, understand how she wouldn't have noticed the extra money and overspent. But alas, she only had £6.59 in her account when she discovered the mistake, and allegedly went about spending the cash on a holiday, various appliances, and giving friends money. Continue reading.
There's a part of me that feels a bit sorry for her. I mean, with only £6.59 in her bank, she was clearly a bit down and out, shit at budgeting, or worked in media. So after finding that amount of cash in her bank she must have lost her head and just gone a bit mad. I'm sure a lot of people would have had the same impulse. However, ultimately, that money must have come from somewhere, and as it evidently didn't belong to her, what she did effectively constitutes theft, and she must now face the consequences.
Nothing for nothing as my mum is fond of saying.